Cannot Start 4.x SQLDeveloper after altering JVM settings (Doc ID 1997143.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 03, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle SQL Developer - Version 4.0.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Trying to increase the JVMOptions in SQLDeveloper.conf results in SQLDeveloper not getting started.

Changes

 Changes were made to ide.conf file and SQLDeveloper.conf file with JVM settings.

For example the following settings were made in ide.conf

  

 

Cause

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